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Rio Grande Birds, 12-15-16

A big storm is on the way, but today the high was 61 degrees. I photographed the usual culprits, but failed with the male goldeneyes, who are skittish as always. You can drive by them, but if you stop, they’re outta there.  

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Rio Grande Sights, Dec. 12, 2016

My wife Kathy and myself live in the village of Embudo, on the banks of the Rio Grande, about 20 miles west of Taos, NM. My usual 2-3 hour photographic jaunt starts with driving upstream along Hwy 68, which parallels the Racecourse section of the … Continue reading

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Robots and Rufous – two poems

Robots at War We are robots at war hard-wired to replicate and kill the competition   Rufous and the Meaning of Life I’m on my porch practicing sitting still … but there’s action all around Of course, the unceasing flow … Continue reading

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Rufous Arrives

Rufous hummingbird, that is. Like clock-work, he and she return again, always in early July. The one seen here is a male. Other nature news of note: The damsel flies are around in great number. They are unafraid of humans … Continue reading

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